Athletics Information of Tuesday, 14 Might 2019
Mr. Curtis Perry Okudzeto, Deputy Minister of Youth and Sporting activities (MOYS), has commended the Global Financial Fund (IMF) for their initiative to construct an ultra-modern-day lodging facility for woman head potters in Accra.
In accordance to Mr. Okudzeto, the task which would also give the porters the chance to find out a trade and permanently move them off the streets was a laudable plan.
“The Govt by way of the Ministry would like to commend the IMF for coming on board to assist feminine head porters in Ghana by furnishing accommodation to them.
“It is an initiative that has by now been captured in the manifesto of Federal government and so establishing just one with assistance from the IMF is something Government would gladly want to be concerned in” he stated.
Mr. Okudzeto, who built this acknowledged in Accra when Dr. Albert Touna Mama, IMF place consultant compensated a courtesy connect with on him at the ministry mentioned that “it was enjoyable that the IMF was stepping out of the money sector and moving into into the social area, which many younger ladies would be beneficiaries”.
Dr. Albert Touna Mama, said as part of the social responsibility of the IMF, it was customary that when the IMF manager visits a place as she did in Ghana previous 12 months, she picks a charity she wants to assistance, which has necessitated the IMF local workplace in Ghana to decide on the creating of a middle in Accra for female head porters in particular when, the IMF boss met and interacted with traders in Agbogbloshie marketplace and Kayayei during her check out to Ghana.
Present at the meeting was Mr. Emmanuel Sin-Nyet Asigri, Main Govt Officer (CEO) of the Countrywide Youth Authority, Mr Frank Quist, Main Director of the Ministry of Youth and Sports.